In today’s news round-up, the British Security Industry Association’s Export Council is planning to demonstrate its latest state-of-the-art security innovations to visitors at the forthcoming Intersec Dubai 2014 conference. AirLive will also be at the event to showcase its latest Surveillance Networking Solutions, including its range of IP cameras. In corporate news, DVTEL, INC. has appointed Kim Loy as Vice President, Global Marketing and Chief Product Officer. In her new role, Loy is responsible for all global marketing, product strategy and implementation activities.

In other corporate news, a report from IHS predicts electric strikes and electromagnetic locks to outperform mechanical locks through 2017. Lastly, a new report from IHS Fire & Safety has found that the implementation of FirstNet, a high-speed broadband data network for public safety use will increase collaboration between emergency response units. The network should solve problems with quality and capacity that have plagued the existing wireless infrastructure. Read more security news…